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1 Wild Cherry Tree 3-4ft Stunning Blossom, Edible Cherries & Wild Bird Food

£16.99

1 Wild Cherry / Prunus Avium -  Plants

3-4ft Bare-Rooted

 

These are BARE ROOTED plants which can be planted from the end of October until April and will be dispatched as soon as the weather turns cold and they become dormant.The dispatch date depends on the Autumn temperature and varies from year to year.  

 

Its fruit is usually ready between early June and mid June, and it may be wise to install a bird-scarer with this tree: the fruit are very popular with birds. Edible Cherries in June.

 

Growing Details:

Common Name: Wild cherry
Genus: Prunus
Species: avium
Skill Level: Beginner
Exposure: Full sun
Hardiness: Hardy
Soil type: Well-drained/light, Moist
Height: 400cm
Spread: 300cm

Description:

The fruit are readily eaten by numerous birds and mammals, which digest the fruit flesh and disperse the seeds in their droppings. Some rodents, and a few birds (notably the Hawfinch), also crack open the stones to eat the kernel inside.Excellent wood for furniture of burning on an open fire.

 

For the bare root planting instructions, please click here.

 

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  1. Cherry Tree 5

    Posted by Kay Grieves on 1st Apr 2021

    Quick and easy delivery. Very well packaged. Is now planted and I hope happy.

  2. Gorgeous wild cherry tree 5

    Posted by Deborah Murray on 17th Mar 2021

    so pleased with this cherry tree, arrived in excellent condition, looking forward to seeing blossoms and tasting the fruit

  3. Amazing ... 5

    Posted by Byz on 17th Dec 2019

    ... but only because the poor thing was wrapped so tightly in cling film and sticky tape that I wondered if it was even alive. I think it is and it's a good height - exactly as described. After a good long soak, it is now planted out in the hope that it will be amazing again - in the Spring.